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Re: What's a Logical Fallacy?
Posted By: Eric Sleator, on host
Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2001, at 19:03:48
In Reply To: Re: What's a Logical Fallacy? posted by Grishny on Tuesday, October 9, 2001, at 18:54:56:

> I didn't visit your link, probably because it
> wasn't there, but I think I know what you're
> talking about now. Would a logical fallacy be
> something like:
> Jack is a construction worker.
> Jack likes ice cream.
> Jill likes ice cream too.
> Jill must be a construction worker.

That's an example of one type of logical fallacy. I don't know most of their names, but some people do. There's this one site that has a huge listing of a bunch of logical fallacies. I don't know the link or its title, but it was yellow. I hope that helps. [snicker]

> Gri"I like bananas, therefore I must be a
> baboon"shny

-Eric "No argument there" Sleator
Tue 9 Oct A.D. 2001

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